Omid Jowkari

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Iran by rail: making tracks in Tehran

Fanfare and flash bulbs greeted the Golden Eagle Danube Express this week on its arrival at Tehran station. The passengers were showered with gifts and good wishes, and eagerly pressed for quotes or poses, as they disembarked at <b>Iran</b>’s capital into a welcoming scrum of tourism officials, residents …

2015 Ford Mustang RTR Revealed, Looks Awesome

Pro drifter Vaughn Gittin, Jr. is finally ready to drop his racy new Mustang RTR. The car debuts at SEMA and will be available via select Ford dealers, and it looks the business. Frankly, the 2015 Mustang’s biggest issue is that, if anything, it doesn’t look mean enough. Problem solved! The RTR …

The 20 Best Legs Throughout History

One pair is even insured for $2 million dollars.<p>As the air gets chillier and the skirts get longer, our legs prepare for a winter hibernation wrapped in tights and hidden in pants. But before the temperatures make us forget these lovely appendages exist, let's praise the best and brightest of their …

This Mercedes Concept Gathers Solar and Wind Energy Using Its Paint

Daimler is in attack mode in China. The company has invested $140 million in a new research and development center there, the heart of which is an advanced design studio that will be taken over next year by Hubert Lee, who currently heads the studio in Carlsbad, California.<p>With this investment, the …

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10 Absolutely Gorgeous Midcentury Living Rooms

Get ready to fall madly in love with the architectural gems featured in the new book, Midcentury Houses Today.<p>Get ready to fall madly in love with the architectural gems featured in the new book, Midcentury Houses Today. This piece originally appeared on ELLEDECOR.com.

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Woman jailed in Iran for attending volleyball match on ‘dry’ hunger strike

Ghoncheh Ghavami, the British-Iranian woman sentenced to one year in prison in Iran for trying to attend a volleyball game, has gone on a “dry” hunger strike, meaning she is refusing food and water.<p>Her brother, Iman Ghavami, said she is protesting because the judge has yet to confirm her …

Updated: Descent rudders deployed early before Virgin Galactic space plane’s crash

Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo crashed Friday after special tail “feathers” meant to increase drag deployed early, BBC reports. One pilot unlocked …